Harrisburg, PA - Community health centers in Pennsylvania are getting some much-needed help through federal Quality Improvement grants. On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced $125 million in grant awards to... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced felony Medicaid fraud charges against 15 people in seven counties across Pennsylvania. The Office of Attorney General conducted the arrests as it participated in a nationwide... Read More.
Pennsylvania – A new study is calling for a "culture change" in healthcare after finding that nursing is facing a severe labor shortage, which means that nurses oftentimes end up working stressful 12-hour shifts... Read More.
Punxsutawney, PA – A Punxsutawney woman is facing felony fraud charges after receiving thousands of dollars of food stamps and medical benefits that she was no longer eligible for. 28-year-old Kayla Blystone reportedly failed to... Read More.
Butler, PA – Yesterday was the first day for a medical marijuana dispensary in Butler. We have photos and an interview with the first person to legally purchase medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. These photos and... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – A Pennsylvania patient is about to make the state's first legal purchase of medical marijuana, but it's not clear how much it'll cost. A dispensary plans to begin serving patients in Butler... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – With Pennsylvania’s first medical marijuana grow center set to open in Brookville next month, Pennsylvania launched a patient and caregiver registry last week. So far, more than 3,800 patients and more than... Read More.
Clearfield, PA – A student at the Clearfield Area School District was confirmed to have pertussis, also known as whooping cough. This is a highly contagious sickness, spread mostly through the air when the infected... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania will use $4 million in federal aid to help start up four medication-assisted programs to treat people struggling with drug addiction. The $1 million grants announced Tuesday will be anchored by... Read More.
DuBois, PA – A DuBois man is facing charges for Medicaid fraud. 33-year-old Shawn Chesley was a behavioral specialist consultant at NHS, a company for children and adults with mental health diagnoses. He reportedly would... Read More.